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Skin rash on the back of neck - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   Hai doctor
User :   I had a skin rashes at the back part of the neck and bit of side portion of the neck and bit on my shoulder...what might be the reason for this doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i need to know few things before we arrive at conclusion
User :   ok
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ;Gender; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   single
User :   age-28,male,Software professional,single
Doctor :   r u diabetic?asthma?any history of allergies in the past
User :   No Doctor
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   r u on any medications?
User :   No..I used to take vitamin tablets
Doctor :   since when u have this problem
Doctor :   how long i mean
User :   I had this say for a month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does it itch?
User :   No Not at all
Doctor :   did u change the soap u were using recently?
User :   May be...But i would like to say some thing...the water which i took for around 3 to 4 days was smelling badly.
Doctor :   might be becoz of that
Doctor :   any dye u use?
User :   Is that the reason doctor
User :   No Dye doctor
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Doctor :   that might be
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User :   Doctor what might be the reason
Doctor :   it might simple contact dermatitis
Doctor :   due to ur clothes or detergent
Doctor :   or deo spray
Doctor :   or soap
Doctor :   or due to water
Doctor :   u need to see a dermatologist
Doctor :   we need to examine u
Doctor :   if we arrive at the diagnosis
Doctor :   hope u understand
User :   But it was not itching why is it so doctor
Doctor :   it might
User :   What does it mean doctor
Doctor :   "not itching" can you tell me more..
User :   but it started at the back of the neck..and then it started in the side portion of the neck..and then part of the shoulder.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so you have eruptions on those areas
Doctor :   like small red lesions
Doctor :   or rashes
Doctor :   or do you have small white or light shaded patches on those areas
User :   Skiin started turning dark in red and brownish....and when i used the medicine then the skin which i got infected came out.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what medicine did you try was it under the medical consultation or personal guidance
Doctor :   r u there
User :   I had been to the doctor....he recommended to use the tablet called ACIVIR 800
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is this rash that you have
User :   now i am all wright doctor......I just wanted to know what might be the reason.
Doctor :   to know the cause i would need to examine since we cannot do that here i would have to ask you these questions do you expose the area to sunlight..
User :   No
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any recent trips that you have taken to place else where..
User :   No
Doctor :   r u sure
User :   Sure....Hope used my friends soap and T-Shirt
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was that
Doctor :   we can fix up appointment with the dermatologist
Doctor :   if u wish so
User :   Oh Yes Doctor....Could pls guide
Doctor :   Please confirm your details.
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   Yes doctor
Doctor :   when u want the appointment
User :   On week ends
Doctor :   which day ur free
Doctor :   where are u located
User :   Saturday and sunday
User :   India- Pune
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
Doctor :   as of now operational only in bangalore
Doctor :   we will shortly coming to pune
Doctor :   i suggest u to see dermatologist at the earliest
User :   No problem doctor..i used to visit Bglr...very often..if u could send me the details i would visit u.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   bye
User :   Bye
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